Okay peeps, I know I’m running a royal blog here and all, but since I’ve made a comment on the iodine tablets below and my general displeasure with the fearmongering, I’m going to put this here for those of you who are interested:

xkcd – a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language that most of you might know, has put up a Radiation Dose Chart, which explains the matter wonderfully and gives us actual sources for the data. Better than any media mass media outlet and actually making some sense, contrary to the disparaging opinions the media is feeding all of us.